After the Indian cricket team’s win in the 3rd and the final T20I of the 3 match series against New Zealand to win the series 2-1, there has been buzz going on on social media about how ex Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) players are shining for the Indian team.
Team India registered a huge 168 runs win over New Zealand in the 3rd and the series decider of the 3 match series.
For Team India, opening batsman Shubman Gill scored a brilliant century, his first T20I century as he smashed 126 runs himself. New Zealand couldn’t even reach close to his total as they were dismissed for just 66 runs.
Meanwhile, after Shubman’s brilliant performance, some people on Twitter have highlighted how ex Kolkata Knight Riders players are turning out to be shining star for the Indian team at the moment.
In the current India setup, there is a total of 5 former KKR player, they are Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Suryakumar Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav and Shivam Mavi.
And in fact, everyone has been performing well for India. The most interesting thing to note is that everyone almost started to perform at their limit after leaving Kolkata Knight Riders team. See how Twitterati have reacted to it.
Kolkata Knight Riders Released ——— Vaibhav Bhola 🇮🇳 (@VibhuBhola) February 2, 2023
Shubman Gill , SuryaKumar Yadav , Rahul Tripathi , Kuldeep Yadav And Shivam Mavi 😁
And They All Are Superstars Today
Thank You Abhishek Nayar 🙏🏻
Har cheez ko ek hi chasme se mat dekho bhai, KKR gave them a platform think like this!— Ali Asgar (@AliAsga1) February 2, 2023
Thanks #Abhisheknayar for these gems.
Just for reminder – The franchise named Kolkata knight riders released GILL, DK, KULDEEP and RAHUL TRIPATHI last year. Also the released SKY in 2018.— Faiz Fazel (@theFaizFazel) February 2, 2023
Leaving KKR is the cheatcode to achieving full potential in Indian cricket.— Abijit Ganguly (@AbijitG) February 1, 2023
SKY, Gill, Mavi, Kuldeep, DK, Shami, Prasidh…. The list goes on and on and on. https://t.co/5feOITmLYO— Midhun M Menon (@Mid_On_) February 2, 2023